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The Foundation 40

Cover Profile:
Charles Best

Charles Best has singlehandedly changed education. And he’s done it all from in front of a keyboard.


First Person: Gene Gurkoff

Moving the market, one mile at a time.

Five Questions: Ken Berger

A revolution in philanthropy.


Vicki Thomas

A voice in the background. An unexplainable pull to help. Unraveling the mysteries that led Vicki Thomas to track down two military vets.

David Williams

David Williams is making dreams come true for thousands of kids each year.

Edie Lutnick

Robin Bronk is CEO of The Creative Coalition, a key advocacy group formed by members of the entertainment community.

Jamie Broach

Jamie Broach starts again, with purpose.


eventSean Penn & Friends Help Haiti

eventScopus Gala

eventMiracle Concert

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Paul Allen gives twin
$100 million gifts

In fall of 2014, Paul Allen donated $100 million to organizations fighting Ebola. His second
$100 million gift will create the Allen Institute for Cell Science in Seattle, where they will investigate and model the complexities of cells.

$118 million from MIT alumnus

MIT alumnus Samuel Tak Lee has made an enormous gift of
$118 million to establish a real estate entrepreneurship lab. The lab will promote social responsibility among entrepreneurs and academics in the real estate profession abroad.

Sam Simon to donate
$100 million

Simon is donating his Hollywood fortune to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), Save the Children, and Feeding Families, after being diagnosed with terminal colon cancer in 2012.

Historic $130 million from the Rogers family

The Rogers Family of Toronto has donated $130 million to create the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research. The goal of this gift is to reduce hospitalization for heart failure by 50 percent over the next ten years.


The Foundation 40




In the Archives

Look through our archive of covers to see past profilees including Jeff Koons, Charles Simonyi, Isadore Sharp, and more. Click on the cover image to see the listing of profilees for that issue!

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